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New Masses, January 1934, issue 1

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January 1934, cover page
Artwork by William Gropper

January 1934, p.2
Leader and introduction of the first weekly issue of New Masses on 2 January, 1934. Editors: Nathan Adler, Jacob Burck, Stanley Burnshaw, Joseph Freedman, William Gardener, Joshua Kunitz, Granville Hicks, Herman Michelson, Joseph North, and Ashley Pettis.

January 1934, p.3
Leader and introduction of the first weekly issue of New Masses on 2 January, 1934 (cont.)

January 1934, p.4
Leader and introduction of the first weekly issue of New Masses on 2 January, 1934 (cont.)

January 1934, p.5
Leader and introduction of the first weekly issue of New Masses on 2 January, 1934 (cont.)

January 1934, p.6
No Rights for Lynchers, and Roosevelt Tries Silver

January 1934, p.7
Christmas Sell-out

January 1934, p.8
by John Strachey

January 1934, p.9
Facsimile of a letter from the Silver Legion, calling for support against Jews and communists: ‘Silver Shirts of America’

January 1934, p.10
by John Strachey (cont.)

January 1934, p.11
Drawing by Art Young

January 1934, p.12
The Reichstag Trial by Leonard L. Mins

January 1934, p.13
Doves in the Bull Ring by John Dos Passos

January 1934, p.14
Is Pacifism Counter-Revolutionary by J. B. Matthews

NJanuary 1934, p.15
The Big Hold-Up

January 1934, p.16
Who Owns Congress by Marguerite Young, drawing by Jacob Burck

January 1934, p.17
Who Owns Congress by Marguerite Young (cont.)

January 1934, p.18
Who Owns Congress by Marguerite Young (cont.), drawing by Louis Fernstadt

January 1934, p.19
Tom Mooney Walks at Midnight by Michael Gold

January 1934, p.20
The Farmers Form a United Front by Josephine Herbst, drawing by Adolph Dehn

January 1934, p.21
The Farmers Form a United Front by Josephine Herbst (cont.)

January 1934, p.22
The New Republic vs. the Farmer (correspondence)

January 1934, p.23
The New Republic vs. the Farmer (correspondence) (cont.)

January 1934, p.24
Books: An Open Letter by Granville Hicks, reviews by Bill Dunne, Stanley Burnshaw, Scott Nearing, and Jack Convey

January 1934, p.25
Books: An Open Letter by Granville Hicks, reviews by Bill Dunne, Stanley Burnshaw, Scott Nearing, and Jack Convey (cont.)

January 1934, p.26
Books: An Open Letter by Granville Hicks, reviews by Bill Dunne, Stanley Burnshaw, Scott Nearing, and Jack Convey (cont.), advertisement for Soviet Press

January 1934, p.27
John Reed Club Art Exhibition by Louis Lozowick, drawing by Phil Bard

January 1934, p.28
The Theatre by William Gardener, The Screen by Nathan Adler, advertisements for shows

January 1934, p.29
Music by Ashley Pettis

January 1934, p.30
Music by Ashley Pettis (cont.), advertisement for Torgsin Stores

January 1934, p.31
Advertisements for Union of Soviet Socialist Republic Gold Bonds, Torgsin Orders, and the next New Masses issue

January 1934, p.32
Back page with advertisements for periodicals The Partisan, Left Front, The Anvil, Partisan Review, Student Review, and the New Theatre (formerly Workers’ Theatre).